JJ Abrams says script for new Star Wars movie is done
(CNN) — JJ Abrams says the script for the next Star Wars movie is done!
He wrote it with Lawrence Kasdan, the co-writer for The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi.
Abrams shared the news at the Television Critics Association's press tour on Sunday.
He said, "We’re working really hard and we've got our script and we're in deep prep. Full steam ahead."
He also announced the movie, which is episode seven in the star wars series, will not be shot with IMAX or digital cameras.
Instead, it will be shot on film.
He also confirmed he met with actor Jesse Plemons from Breaking Bad and Friday Nights Lights to discuss a role in the movie.
Episode seven is scheduled to come out in theaters on December 18th, 2015.